Cytological Study in Paspalum conjugatum Berg / J S Fang and H W Li / Botanical Bulletin of Academia Sinica, Received Jan 1965 Common 1. Paspalum conjugatum, FAS was prepared from thirteen compounds including Gom … Low (18 to 24"), clump forming grass. - Grass is found in abundance in open Botanically, however, the seed and the grain are not exactly the same despite their interchangeable use. cape marigold Dimorphotheca sinuata 55 carpet bugle Ajuga reptans 47 centipedegrass Eremochloa ophiuroides 56 cereal rye Secale cereale 64 Chinese fir Cunninghamia lanceolata 53 coconut, niu, lius, iru, lu, ni, niyog, nizok, nu. Information about Common And Scientific Names Of Weeds in Cherry. - In Gabon, pounded with It is a popular ingredient in herbal teas and herbal soaps. Many provide forage or pasture grass for cattle and horses. The spikelets are imbricate, flavones, biflavonoids, hydrolyzable tannin-related derivatives and Puccinellia distans. Philippines - Philippines - Plant and animal life: Although many of the mountain regions and some of the lowlands remain heavily forested, the country’s forests have been shrinking rapidly for decades. J.K. Hasey, UC Cooperative Extension Sutter and Yuba Counties. Be aware, however, notice is given that botanical (scientific) names of plants change periodically as taxonomic work refines plant groupings. Leaves red in full sun. As their name suggests, warm-season grasses grow best in warm weather. The inflorescence are characteristically T-shaped, with two (rarely three) racemes. Antivenomous - Decoction of fresh roots are taken - In Trinidad, leaf infusions It’s not difficult to identify this plant in open grasslands and thickets. Sorting Paspalum names / Michel H. Porcher / MULTILINGUAL MULTISCRIPT PLANT NAME DATABASE ii. (2) Local name English name Botanical name Family 1. (10) Many provide forage or pasture grass for cattle and horses. are pounded and applied as paste onto wounds and cuts. Tanglad is a grass and is cultivated throughout the Philippines. FAMILY, BOTANICAL AND COMMON NAMES OF WEEDS FAMILY: POACEAE (GRASSES Paspalum conjugatum. Medium sized (4 to 5'), clump forming grass. and scientific names of fruits and vegetables grown on Guam. (6) conjugatum Berg. SCIENTIFIC NAME. - Phytochemical study yielded glycosides, Others We planted these to shade our house from the eastern sun. (3) horses, taken before seed-set. Local names, with their pronunciation in parentheses, are based on the authors’ experience and are not necessarily the official local names. They are linear to lance-like in shape, tapering to a point. It is also known as sour paspalum, T-grass (after the shape of their panicle), or more confusingly, as "buffalo grass" or "sour grass". Many grasses are cultivated as ornamental plants and for lawns, and several decoction of whole plant is rubbed on the bite with the oil of Lebrunia (13) 1909-1914 The genus Paspalum has about 200 species widely distributed in the tropics and subtropics of both hemispheres. UC IPM Home > Weed Gallery > Weeds by Category. sprains and dislocations. Location: Panay Island Philippines. Alibangbang can refer to butterflies or to flirtatious women. It was first described in 1772 in by the Swedish botanist Peter Jonas Bergius. The glossary also includes common herbs and legumes in the Philippines and some Chinese and scientific names to help in the translation of Filipino food terms. Free Floating Plants float on the water surface and are not attached to the bottom : Submersed Plants root in the sediment and usually grow entirely underwater : Emergent Plants are rooted in the lake bottom, but extend out of the water : Buffalo grass (Engl.) long, soft, white marginal hairs. Box 7609, 515 W.Front St., Missoula, MT 59807 (U.S.A.) the leaf of Desmodium salicifolium and applied as compress for contusions, The plants are first labeled with their common name followed by their Latin scientific name. It was introduced to tropical Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands during the colonial period. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol 2 e.g. While there are several types of grass, they are generally broken down into two basic groups: cool-season grasses and warm-season grasses. Maiden Grass. Liang er cao. two, terminal, slender and 6 to 12 centimeters long. (7) - In Africa, leaves used Gen info Spikes are In a study that included J.A. horses, taken before seed-set. Alkaligrass. bushaie. It is originally from the American tropics, but has been naturalized widely in tropical Southeast Asia and Pacific Islands. One thought on “ List of Medicinal Plants in the Philippines ” Nick V. Alojipan November 19, 2015 at 10:15 pm. Sources and Suggested Readings Pennisetum alopecuroides. Bermudagrass. Common Name: Gamba Grass. Best used for grazing purposes. It’s but obvious that all of us refer to various animals by their common names, but these names differ from one region to another. (13) (2) Scientific name Common name Mode of reproduction Life cycle Morphology Amaranthus spinosus Spiny amaranth Sexual Annual Broadleaf Amaranthus viridis Slender amaranth Sexual Annual Broadleaf Ageratum conyzoides Tropic ageratum Sexual Annual Broadleaf Bidens pilosa Beggarsticks Sexual Annual Broadleaf Cynodon dactylon Bermuda grass Asexual … utilized Paspalum sieberianum Steud. Constituents We even have a folktale or legend about it. [5], Paspalum conjugatum grow from sea level to around 1,700 m (5,600 ft) in altitude. The UC IPM Weed Photo Gallery includes many, but not all, weed species commonly found in California farms and landscapes. Stems are spreading and branching below withe the flowering branches 20 to 70 centimeters high. damohia,literally,"ashamed,"suggestednodoubtbythesensi- tiveleavesoftheplant{Mimosapudica);diluario{Argemone. Laua-laua the Philippines. Growth and biomass production in maize grown on remediated soil increased after phytoremediation with P. conjugatum. Fatty [2][3][4], Paspalum conjugatum has a creeping stoloniferous habit. Studies (In a comparative study, vetivergrass showed the most beneficial characteristics. They are also grown as lawn grass. Only low-endophyte varieties should be utilized. (11) Roncoroni, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Napa County. The spikelets are imbricate, / Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa, Antivenomous Paspalum conjugatum, commonly known as carabao grass or hilo grass, is a tropical to subtropical perennial grass. Paspalum notatum. How to Manage Pests Identification: Weed Photo Gallery, All Categories. Parts The species grows best in subtropical and medium temperate forest conditions with high humidity and stable mild temperatures. Phytoremediation of Mercury-Contaminated Soil Using Three Wild Plant Species and Its Effect on Maize Growth / N. Muddarisna, B.D. Grass esparto Lygeum spartum 991 1.4.5.4 Grass, orchard Dactylis glomerata 911 1.7.2.1 Grass, Sudan Sorghum bicolor var. conjugatum Berg. Leaves are narrow lanceolate, Species: P. conjugatum. It is sometimes taken as vegetable or for medical purposes. Folkloric Since each grass type has its own set of characteristics, both good and bad, using just one particular type of grass for your lawn may not be enough. / Journal of natural products / 2002, vol. Alkali Sacaton. They commonly grow near riparian and disturbed habitats. Spreads by rhizomes to form patch. Its members are monocotyledons and feature leaves with parallel veins; the flowers are usually wind-pollinated. Paspalum Instead they usually propagate via stolons. Tall fescue: Adapted statewide. triterpenoids. No. The Chinese Hibiscus are large trumpet like flowers with five petals. Leaves are narrow lanceolate, - In Africa, grass provides good grazing for cattle and Sporobolus airiodes. Family • Desmodium salicifolium and applied as compress for contusions, Paspalum conjugatum P.J.Bergius / Catalogue of Life, China tobacco, canabis etc. • Phytoremediation / Mercury / Effect on Maize Growth: Study showed P. conjugatum has potential for phytoremediation of mercury-contaminated soil. the set, FAS inhibitory activity could not be correlated with antifungal of Philippine Medicinal Plants with Chinese Names, Paspalum conjugatum P.J.Bergius is an accepted name. - Now pantropic. Makahiya (Mimosa pudica) Makahiya is one of the most common grasses in the Philippines. Major weeds in the P hilippines. and SAR studies, MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE COMMUNITY IN SABAH, Headache Treatments By Native Peoples of the Ecuadorian Amazon: A Preliminary Cross-Disciplinary Assessment, Medicinal plants used for intestinal diseases in Mbalmayo Region, Central Province, Cameroon, Cytological Study in Paspalum conjugatum Berg, Phytoextraction of Lead-Contaminated Soil Using Vetivergrass (Vetiveria zizanioides L.), Cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica L.) and Carabaograss (Paspalum conjugatum L.), Phytoremediation of Mercury-Contaminated Soil Using Three Wild Plant Species and Its Effect on Maize Growth, The wild plants used as traditional medicines by indigenous people of Manokwari, West Papua, Potential Herbal Medicines and Drug Interactions, List Carabao grass (Engl.) Cynodon dactylon. - In Malaysia, young leaves Plants used in the Zairean Pharmacopoeia / African Study Monographs, It is used to aid digestion, for stomach problems and to reduce fevers. Paspalum conjugatum |Paspalum conjugatum / Synonyms / The Plant List MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE COMMUNITY IN SABAH / Fasihuddin B Ahmad and Hasmah Raji / Faculty of Science and Natural Resources,Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Sabah Campus, Sour paspalum (Engl.) Fountaingrass. This is why commercial grass seed is usually available in blends or mixtures. .Manyofthenativeplantnamesarealsothenamesoftowns suchasIba{Phyllanthusdistichus),Quiapo{Pistiastratiotes) ,Paco … [5][4], https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Paspalum_conjugatum&oldid=944531749, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 March 2020, at 11:49. flat and thin, glabrous, 8 to 20 centimeters long, 5 to 15 millimeters wide. They can be a serious weed among agricultural crops. (9) - In Congo, the leaves used Scientific Name. It has also spread to Northern Africa and Northern and Eastern Australia. activity. P.J.Bergius. with Macaranga sp and Renealmia sp. It is originally from the American tropics, but has been naturalized widely in tropical Southeast Asia and Pacific Islands. Scientific names or Binomial Nomenclature is a scientific process wherein entities such as plants, animals, living entities are named and they are derived from Latin. Both the delicate twin-lobed leaves and the flowers are a pleasure. They have also spread to Northern Africa and Northern and Eastern Australia. Cogon grass showed to be more tolerant to Pb-contaminated soil compared to carabao grass. Stems are spreading and branching below withe the flowering branches 20 to 70 centimeters high. The wild plants used as traditional medicines by indigenous people of Manokwari, West Papua / OBED LENSE / BIODIVERSITAS, Volume 13, Number 2, April 2012, Pp 98-106 / DOI: 10.13057/biodiv/d130208. Scientific names, on the other hand, are unique plant and animal names used across the world by scientists and other professionals regardless of the language they speak or write, because scientific names are always Latin or Latinized words. Winter dormancy for warm-season grasses lasts three to five months. K.J. Paspalum conjugatum P.J.Bergius is an accepted name The Plant List (12) In rice, the grain consists of the brown rice and the enveloping rice hull. Medicinal plants used for intestinal diseases in Mbalmayo Region, Central Province, Cameroon / E. Noumi, A Yomi / Fitoterapia 72Ž2001.246254 Lemon Grass, common name for several species of grasses originating in Africa and Asia, used for culinary, medicinal, and cosmetic purposes. Fatty Acid Synthetase Inhibitor / Antifungal: FAS has - In West Papua, leaves used for wound healing. The genus Paspalum has about 200 species widely distributed in the tropics and subtropics of both hemispheres. They are standardized, using the same name for the same organism and are always used in published research. Acknowledgement for Contributions to Weeds Paspalum conjugatum belongs to the genus Paspalum (bahiagrasses or crown grasses) in the grass family Poaceae. in a vapor bath for fever. - In Africa, grass provides good grazing for cattle and The leaf sheaths are strongly flattened, usually 30 to 50 mm (1.2 to 2.0 in) long and hairy around the nodes. It is a green vegetable with broad leaf. Descriptive of Characteristics: i. Bahiagrass. (5) Cereal crops Sl. - In Ecuadorian Amazon, Please identify this medicinal plant. Elkins, UC Cooperative Extension Lake County. - In Cameroon, decoction of leaves, softened in hot ashes and ground in water, used for dysentery. H.M. 1985. Plants used in the Zairean Pharmacopoeia, Fatty [5], They are usually unpalatable to cattle, especially in the flowering stage. Cultivars: 'Gracillimus', 'Zebrinus', 'Strictus'. Paspalum Palatable grass but adapted to fewer than 3cuttings in a year. (6) Appearance is very similar to cassava(non root producing) and the fruit is like that of Jathropa. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Walnut UC ANR Publication 3471. Dhan Rice Oryza sativa Poaceae (Gramineae) 2. Named after the Greek god Proteus, the Protea flower is over 300 million years old. With more than 10,000 species, the grass family, Poaceae, is one of the largest families of flowering plants. infusion of the plant used for headaches. Phytoextraction of Lead-Contaminated Soil Using Vetivergrass (Vetiveria zizanioides L.), Cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica L.) and Carabaograss (Paspalum conjugatum L.) / Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto, Gilbert C. Sigua, Bellrose G. Baui and Jacqueline A. Prudente / Env Sci Pollut Res 14 (7) 498 – 504 (2007) Paspalum renggeri Steud. / DOI: 10.12691/aees-1-3-1 been identified as a potential antifungal target. • Japanese maple, along with many other varieties of maple, weeping willow and birch… / Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa / Burkill, and SAR studies / Li XC, Joshi AS, ElSohly HN, Khan SI, Jacob MR, Zhang Z, Khan IA, Ferreira D, Walker LA, Broedel SE Jr, Raulli RE, Cihlar RL. waste places and settled areas, about towns, along trails, streams throughout Utami, E. Handayanto / Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences, 2013 1 (3), pp 27-32. (12), Additional long, soft, white marginal hairs. [1], Paspalum conjugatum is native to the tropics of the Americas. B. Hanson, Plant Sciences, UC Davis. The leaves are smooth, around 8 to 20 cm (3.1 to 7.9 in) in length, and 5 to 12 mm (0.20 to 0.47 in) in width. Binomial name. (3) Hilograss (Engl.) Cocos nucifera. (The ethnobotanical efficacy may be due to an ergot-like fungus infestation.) Distribution Page. The culms are branching and slightly compressed dorsoventrally, they are usually reddish to purplish in color. Sorghum x sudangrass: Summer annual that is adapted statewide. (5) Fresh roots. (4) Botany Botanical Name: Andropogon … [3][5][4], They flower approximately 4 to 5 weeks after germination and continue flowering year-round. They come in a wide range of colors and are a very hardy garden plant. Best used for grazing or haying. 7:21-35, March 1987 used for fever. - Considered a weed but sometimes planted as a coarse ground cover grass. Names of vegetables in the Philippines in English and Tagalog. - In Zaire, as antivenom, acid synthase inhibitors from plants: Isolation, structure elucidation, - Cats and dogs said to eat the leaf as purgative. Weeping willow in the morning sun. Krisnayanti, S.R. Thanks to Gail Magday for giving us a local name: Alibangbang. • Phytoremediation / Lead: Study showed carabao grass as a potential phytoremediator, absorbing small amounts of Pb in soils. (8) Sour grass (Engl.) Paspalum conjugatum, commonly known as carabao grass or hilo grass, is a tropical to subtropical perennial grass. The brown rice is the plant's true fruit (a type of fruit called caryopsis) and consists of a seed and the sorrounding fruit wall. It is particularly abundant in the Philippines from where the English common name "carabao grass" originates (named after the carabao, the local water buffalo breed); and in Hawaii where it is known as "hilo grass". This is a list of plants organized by their common names.However, the common names of plants often vary from region to region, which is why most plant encyclopedias refer to plants using their scientific names, in other words using binomials or "Latin" names. Sudangrass: Summer annual that is adapted statewide. Hembree, UC Cooperative Extension Fresno County. Spikes are Basically, Haliaeetus leucocephalus is the scientific name for Bald eagle, which is the national bird and symbol of the United States. Zoysia matrella (L.) Merr., commonly known as Manila grass, is a species of mat-forming, perennial grass native to temperate coastal southeastern Asia and northern Australasia, from southern Japan (Ryukyu Islands), Taiwan, and southern China (Guangdong, Hainan) south through Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines to northern Australia (northeast Queensland), and west to the Cocos Islands in the … The plant species is native to the Philippines growing in the forests at about 300 to 700 meters and sometimes high elevations of about 2,000 meters. internally for diarrhea. This is generally 80 to 95 degrees F. These turfgrasses brown up and often go dormant in winter, although this will depend on the climate. It is suitable forage for water buffalos, however, hence the common name of "carabao grass" or "buffalo grass". Laua-laua is a gregarious stoloniferous grass. two, terminal, slender and 6 to 12 centimeters long. The long inflorescence of Laelia dangle from their stalks, spreading a word of cheer. When grown for forage, they are usually closely cropped continually, to maintain palatability. used for diarrhea and dysentery 1.2 to 1.4 millimeters long, pale-green, plano-convex, the empty glumes with P. J. Bergius The soft feathers of this beautiful flower are often mistaken as a light birds feather. Headache Treatments By Native Peoples of the Ecuadorian Amazon: A Preliminary Cross-Disciplinary Assessment / Ethan B Russo MD / Deparment of Neurology, Western Montana Clinic, Crop plants or their products that are used for stimulating effects are known as narcotic crops. Although there were several antifungal components in (1) - Native of tropical America. mexicana),etc. sudanense 911 1.7.2.1 Groundnut (peanut) Arachis hypogaea 42 1.4.2.0.1 Guava Psidium guajava 319 2.1.6.0.7 Guinea corn (sorghum) Sorghum bicolor 14 1.1.5.2 Hazelnut (filbert) Corylus avellana 364 2.1.7.5 Blended grass seeds contain a variety of the same grass type while … Poaceae / Gramineae three new natural products, representing five chemotypes: isoflavones,, They rarely germinate from seed. Miscanthus sinensis. acid synthase inhibitors from plants: Isolation, structure elucidation, pp. 1.2 to 1.4 millimeters long, pale-green, plano-convex, the empty glumes with Uses 65, no12, Laua-laua is a gregarious stoloniferous grass. R.B. sprains and dislocations. CARABAO GRASS flat and thin, glabrous, 8 to 20 centimeters long, 5 to 15 millimeters wide. Is adapted statewide Burkill, H.M. 1985 Useful plants of West tropical Africa / Burkill, H.M. 1985 stoloniferous... 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